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Gold Dome: Executives Announce Budget Proposals Legal Lasso: Colorado Governments Sue Pharma Companies Gold Dome: Federal Workers Protest Shutdown Gold Dome: Polis Proposes Full-Day Kindergarten Gold Dome: Western Stock Show to March Down 17th
 

Gold Dome: Executives Announce Budget Proposals

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Attorney General Phil Weiser amended his office’s budget request, asking for an additional $2.1 million for office salaries as well as money to combat the opioid epidemic and to start an Energy Advisory Unit to work with local governments. Gov. Jared […]

Legal Lasso: Colorado Governments Sue Pharma Companies

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  The opioid crisis turned into a full-scale war against Big Pharma yesterday as 17 Colorado governments filed suit against a list of pharmaceutical companies. This piles on top of lawsuits already filed by the state and other counties in the […]

Gold Dome: Federal Workers Protest Shutdown

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Good morning everyone! It’s a little hard to believe there’s already a full week of the legislative session under our belts, but all of the new legislators and state leaders are sworn in and the bills are coming fast, so […]

Gold Dome: Polis Proposes Full-Day Kindergarten

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Gov. Jared Polis gave his first State of the State address yesterday. In his speech, he addressed health care, emissions and the environment and providing full-day kindergarten. In their response to his speech, Republican leaders criticized Polis’ plans for omitting information […]

Gold Dome: Western Stock Show to March Down 17th

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Gov. Jared Polis is giving his first State of the State address today, and it’s live right now (provided you opened this e-mail right away). It might already be too late for you by the time you read this, but […]

Gold Dome: VF Corp Preps its New Colorado Office

19 September 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here.  Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. VF Corp. is coming in hot — the outdoor retailer parent company quickly made a deal to move into Bentall Kennedy’s 10-story […]

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Gold Dome: U.S. Senators Prepare for Kavanaugh Vote

12 September 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. U.S. Sen. Michael Bennet said he’s opposing the appointment of U.S. Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Just one of the reasons he […]

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Gold Dome: Campaign Finance Measure Makes Ballot

05 September 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. A campaign finance initiative will make it on the November Colorado ballot among 11 other measures. The measure would allow higher campaign spending […]

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Gold Dome: Both Parties Look to Benefit From Great Colorado Payback

29 August 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Gubernatorial candidate Walker Stapleton is pointing to the Great Colorado Payback to boost his position in the race; meanwhile, Democrats are seeking […]

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Gold Dome: Victor Mitchell Calls for Trump Resignation

22 August 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Victor Mitchell, the first runner up in the Republican gubernatorial primary, is the first big-name Colorado Republican to turn on President Donald […]

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Gold Dome: Democrats Vote for Diversity in Primaries

15 August 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Democratic primary wins last night across the country are setting the stage for November elections. Vermont nominated the country’s first transgender candidate […]

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Gold Dome: Hickenlooper’s Not on the National Radar

08 August 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Gov. John Hickenlooper might be entertaining a presidential run, but polls consider him a longshot candidate on the national scene. Jared Polis is […]

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Gold Dome: Jared Polis Passes on Club 20 Appearance

01 August 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Jared Polis drew ire yesterday when he turned down an invitation to attend the Club 20 debate in Grand Junction and offered to send […]

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Gold Dome: Denver Develops New Sexual Harassment Claims

25 July 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. The Denver City Council worked out new workplace conduct and censure policies that came from Mayor Michael Hancock’s sexual harassment claims from earlier this year. […]

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Gold Dome: Denver Aims for 100-Percent Renewables

18 July 2018

Tweet Editor’s Note: Under the Gold Dome is your weekly dispatch covering Colorado’s political news. If you haven’t already, Subscribe here. Under the Gold Dome will be in your inbox every Wednesday while the General Assembly is out of session. Following Denver Mayor Michael Hancock’s State of the City speech this week, Denver is outlining its plan to reduce its carbon footprint. In […]

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